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Federal (USV)

Private

Andrew C. Flash

(1815 - 1862)

Home State: New Jersey

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 4th New Jersey Infantry

Before Antietam

He was living in New York City at the Federal Census of 1860 with his wife Martha (Carson) and 5 children. He enlisted in Company C, 4th New Jersey Infantry on 13 August 1861 at about age 46.

On the Campaign

He was killed in action on 17 September 1862 at Crampton's Gap.

References & notes

Basic information from State of New Jersey1. Details from family genealogists. His name may have originally been spelled Andrew Flach or Flusch. Martha applied for a pension in 1862 and was living in Trenton, NJ to about 1889.

Birth

11/1815; Bavaria, GERMANY

Death

09/14/1862 Crampton's Gap, MD; burial in Riverview Cemetery, Trenton, NJ

Notes

1   State of New Jersey, Adjutant-General's Office, and William S. Stryker, Adjutant General, Record of Officers and Men of New Jersey in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 2 volumes, Trenton: John L. Murphy, Steam Book and Job Printer, 1876, Vol. 1, pp. 196 - 224  [AotW citation 14600]